"Get Hooked on New York"

My First Striper!!!! Finally!!!!! Details
Name:My First Striper!!!! Finally!!!!!
Created By:baystateangler
Details:After what has been a rather long wait, I finally hooked into my first striper today. We hit up Wollaston Beach around ten in the morn. There's a full moon around now so there were some big tides. High tide was a bout 12:45. We threw out cut mackerel from the freezer on bottom rigs and just at back and waited. Most of the day was uneventful, but I eventually felt a nice hit on my 12' rod at about one in the afternoon. I got super excited and my cousin grabbed the gopro to start filming. I fought the fish for a little while before finally getting him in. It was no keeper by any means, just a schoolie weighing maybe 7 pounds or so. But it was great for my first striper. We released him and left about a half hour after that. After many unsuccessful trips in the past, getting that fish in was awesome. Now on to the mysterious blue. Tight lines!
Location:Wollaston Beach, Quincy
Trip Date:8/30/2015
# of Hotspots:1
Hotspot Details: 1. First Striper Details: Hide
# of Fish Caught:1
Water Type:saltwater
Type of Fish:Striped Bass
Fish Length (Avg):0 inches
Fish Length (Max):24 inches
Fish Weight (Avg):0 lbs. 0 oz.
Fish Weight (Max):7 lbs. 0 oz.
Bait Type:Other
Bait Details:Cut mackerel
Location Details:off Wollaston beach
# of Photos:1
# of Fish Caught:1
Trip Views:This trip has been viewed 4507 times.
User Discussion:
that addiction sets in now!
08/31/15 09:07 AM

wait till spring! ill catch 50 a day. using my light bass gear! 8lbs test a 1/2 ounce jig head and small plastics!
spring schoolie fishing is insane!!
08/31/15 09:07 AM

08/30/15 04:29 PM

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